Nestlé, Walmart and Borealis join New Plastics Economy as core partners

USA – Nestlé and Walmart and Australian chemical firm, Borealis, have joined the New Plastics Economy, an initiative that brings together key stakeholders with an aim of promoting circular economy in relation to plastic packaging. […]

Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Keurig Dr Pepper join forces on plastics recycling initiative

USA – Leading soft beverage companies, The Coca-Cola Company, PepsiCo and Keurig Dr Pepper have teamed up under a new plastic recycling initiative dubbed ‘Every Bottle Back’ that seeks to reduce plastic waste pollution. Spearheaded […]

Beyond Meat taps Coca-Cola veteran as its chief marketing officer

USA – California-based company, Beyond Meat Inc has appointed The Coca-Cola Company veteran, Stuart Kronauge as its chief marketing officer, as it looks to boost its presence in retail and restaurants. Kronauge has been working […]

Coca-Cola reports 5% rise in quarterly organic revenue as low sugar drinks gain momentum

USA – The Coca-Cola Company reported a 5% increase in organic revenue in its third-quarter, thanks to growth in sales of its low sugar drinks offerings as consumers continue to draw their focus on healthier […]

Ferrero Group to introduce Coca-Cola flavored Tic Tac mints

ITALY – The Ferrero Group is partnering with The Coca-Cola Company to launch limited edition of Coca-Cola flavored Tic Tac mints. The Tic Tac Coca-Cola will be available in the next few months in more […]

Coca-Cola European Partners opens a new production line in Sidcup

UK – Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has commissioned a new £16 million (US$19.73m) production line at its Sidcup plant, south east London, designed to handle lightweight tins ranging in size from 330ml to 500ml. The […]

Coca-Cola reports 6% growth in Q2 revenues with a boost from Costa coffee

USA – The Coca-Cola Company has reported strong operating results in the second quarter of 2019, highlighting 6% growth in net revenues to US$10 billion. The company attributed the revenue growth to concentrate sales growth […]

Delta Corporation reports subdued performance as lager sales slip 57%

ZIMBABWE – Delta Corporation, Zimbabwe’s largest beverage manufacturer, reported a decline in its performance for the first quarter ended 30 June 2019 on the back of declining sales. The company saw its lager beer volumes […]

Coca-Cola in talks to buy stake in India’s coffee chain Café Coffee Day

INDIA – The global soft drinks giant, The Coca-Cola Company has entered into exclusive talks to acquire an unknown stake in India’s leading coffee chain, Café Coffee Day (CCD). According to an Economic Times report, […]

Coca-Cola to use 100% recycled plastic for its three bottled brands

EUROPE – The Coca-Cola Company and the Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) have announced that its Honest, GLACÉAU Smartwater and Chaudfontaine brands will be sold in bottles made from 100% recycled plastic (rPET) by the end […]